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import something (from something) (into something)

to buy and transport something from a foreign place into a country. We imported the carpets from the Orient into this country. They imported wine into this country from France. I imported this from Germany.
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I should have done it sooner, and I missed the window when polar bears were importable.
Textile machinery will be importable at the reduced interest rate of nine per cent.
In 1995, only 328 items were importable from India but the list expanded to 687 items in 2004.
LAHORE -- Pakistan Industrial and Traders Associations Front (PIAF) on Wednesday urged the government to cut down the negative list of importable items from India so that more items could be imported from a neighbouring country instead of getting from a third country.
On this challenge Dvorak is the more productive layout, yielding 19 ten-letter words: PROFILGATE, PROCLAIMED, OUTLEADING, MODULATIVE, MENDACIOUS, IMPORTABLE, HYPERFOCAL, HYDROSPACE, FUMATORIES, DISCOURAGE, DECAGYNOUS, DEACONSHIP, COMPLAINED, BECLOAKING, AUTHORIZED, AUTHORISED, APHRODITES, AMBROTYPES, and ADEMPTIONS.
The goods are exportable, importable, and nontradeable, and the three factors of production are capital, skilled, and unskilled labor.
Pakistan, though did not grant MFN treatment to India, has been maintaining a 'positive list' of importable items from India, which it has been continuously increasing.
There were 138 items importable from India through Wagah.
At the programme, he had stated that the traders in both the countries wanted that the negative list of items, which are not importable from India, should be scrapped or shrunk by December 31.
For something like a calendar or blog, exports of your entries may be importable to your new service.
With liquefied natural gas (LNG) among the possible importable items, Pakistan is considering only 5-10 per cent of total oil imports, which currently stands at around 14.
You'll notice that Excel's browser identifies the importable data regions by placing a yellow arrow into the webpage near the upper left corner of each data table.
Of course, with save games and all the choices you made importable from game one to two to three the experience is all the richer if you are willing to go back to the beginning and play through from the start but even tackling this third instalment on its own the sheer depth of character and plot is astounding.
Trade Policy 2011-12 Announced The Ministry of Commerce (MoC) on Friday notified 'Trade Policy 2011-12' according to which 'positive List' of importable items from India has been expanded further by 18 additional items.
A list of importable products from India was expanded this year from 42